Number of scholarships to award
- tuition fee reduction
This scholarship supports students commencing undergraduate studies at ACU’s Blacktown campus, who have demonstrated a commitment to community service and/or community engagement.
This scholarship is valued at $4,000, to be paid in one lump sum.
There are two scholarships available.
- Commencing ACU course in Semester 1.
- Course: any ACU undergraduate degree.
- Campus: Blacktown.
- Study load: full-time.
- Contribution to community service and/or community engagement.
- Faced hardships or barriers in accessing higher education.
Study experience required
Applicants are required to provide the following as part of the application:
A written statement of approximately 400 words outlining:
your contributions to community service;
any hardships or barriers you have faced and the impact they have had on your path to higher education. This may include but is not limited to; excessive family or carer responsibilities, illness, financial hardship, English language difficulty, refugee background, disability, or coming from a rural, regional or remote location.
Evidence to support the hardship/s outlined in your written statement. This may include but is not limited to; a Centrelink statement, letter from a medical professional, visa document, Health Care Card, or a statutory declaration.
Two letters of recommendation, these can be from any of the following:
community engagement leader;